There are 9 ways to get from New York to Chapel Hill by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from New York La Guardia, line 800 bus  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) LGA - RDU
  2. Take the line 800 bus from Regional Transit Center to Pittsboro St at Credit Union

$84 - $336

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  13 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Durham, Nc 1081 / ...

$55 - $136

7 alternative options

Fly from Newark, line 800 bus  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) EWR - RDU
  2. Take the line 800 bus from Regional Transit Center to Pittsboro St at Credit Union

$101 - $395

Train to New York JFK, fly, line 800 bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) JFK - RDU
  3. Take the line 800 bus from Regional Transit Center to Pittsboro St at Credit Union

$95 - $387

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) PHL - RDU

$149 - $676

Train to Trenton-Mercer, fly  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
  2. Fly from Trenton-Mercer (TTN) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) TTN - RDU

$136 - $308

Bus EastWest Bus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Durham - Hillsborough Rd at LaSalle St Pandora Bus

$57 - $66

Train  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Durham Amtrak Carolinian

$85 - $228

Drive  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Drive from New York to Chapel Hill 499.9 miles

$45 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Chapel Hill is to drive which costs $45 - $75 and takes 8 h 43 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from New York to Chapel Hill is to fly and line 800 bus which costs $100 - $400 and takes 4 h 12 min.

More details

The distance between New York and Chapel Hill is 434 miles. The road distance is 499.9 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from New York to Chapel Hill, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Chapel Hill. However, there are services departing from New York and arriving at E Franklin St at Varsity Theatre via Hillsborough Rd at LaSalle St and GoDurham Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 30 min.

More details

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Chapel Hill, NC, USA?

EastWest Bus operates a bus from New York to Chapel Hill every 4 hours. Tickets cost $60 and the journey takes 8 h 20 min. Pandora Bus also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York to Chapel Hill once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $230 and the journey takes 10 h 27 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Trenton-Mercer to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from New York Penn Station to Durham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Bus operators
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from Regional Transit Center to Pittsboro St at Credit Union
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
EastWest Bus
Phone
4048498583
Website
eastwestbus.com
Bus from New York to Durham - Hillsborough Rd at LaSalle St
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
eastwestbus.com
Book at
eastwestbus.com
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 103 Canal St. to Durham, NC - 3414 Hillsborough
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Durham, Nc
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130

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